I wanted Streamripper 1.64.4 for Intrepid so I made the deb package myself!
Streamripper is (obviously) a program that rips audio (radio) streams into files. It supports mp3 and ogg as output files. There are different third-party front-ends that you can use for those who needs a GUI (graphical user interface) and there is also a winamp add-on of the same name with customizable skins.
You can use it as a relay server when you rip your favorite station:
streamripper -r http://mystation/
And then connect to either one (depending on your player):
Yesterday I looked at freshmeat.org to look for GPL’ed software I didn’t know of, and I found amongst others: Artha 0.8.0 .
(see at the bottom of this post for a screenshot).
Artha is a quite powerful thesaurus for Linux and Gnome. It uses GTK+ and is written in C using Glib, and built using Autotools. This is a well-packaged software, very clean code source and powerful. A very neat app to test out!
It is a handy GUI thesaurus that focuses on high usability, without trading off simplicity and ease of use.
Here are some of the features it contains (from official website):